Chicago-based merchant banking company buys majority interest in Whataburger

Now that a Chicago-based merchant banking company, BDT Capital Partners, has acquired a majority interest in Whataburger, some loyal fans of the Texas fast food restaurant worry the flavor will change. Business experts say the sale likely means Whataburger will expand beyond a regional chain, much like In-N-Out has.
Published: 5:24 PM CDT June 14, 2019
Updated: 4:34 PM CDT July 2, 2019